Monsanto Has Continually Been Underfire In Recent Weeks:
Monsanto's weed control product "Round Up" has just had a $1 Billion dollar lawsuit filed agfains it in a string of recent Monsanto suits filed over the past few weeks. Melanie Lynn Lafond, a mother of three, is battling Stage-4 esophageal cancer in a North Carolina hospital. The mother of three's atttourney filed the suit earlier in the week siting flawed marketing and lack of warning for the deadly product.
In the statement filed by the attourney it was alleged that Forever Green Lawn Care never warned the employees of the dangers of Round Up. Now the mother of three has as little as 6 months to live.
When WPTV reached out to Bayer which owns Monsanto. They sent a statement to WPTV saying in part: Roundup and similar herbicides are "safe when used as directed.” And says an independent long-term study found no association between these herbicides and cancer. They add “Bayer stands behind these products and will vigorously defend them.”
This comes with a slew of bad news for Monsanto as Arkansas stands with Monsanto over the health concerns of their citizens. Learn More. Monsanto has more than 9000 cases currently in court after aquiring Round Up Last year. In 2018 a Dewayne Johnson won a landmark trial against Monsanto in 2018, after developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Photograph: ReutersDewayne Johnson won a landmark trial against Monsanto in 2018, against Monsanto when Dewayne Johnson won a landmark trial after developing non-hodgkin lymphoma.
A collobarative study between 3 colleges put out a report just recently that states increased exposer to glyphosate-based herbicides, such as field technicians have a 41% more likley chance of contracting non - hodgkins lymphomia. This is a lot to be said expesially for those of us in the industry. You can learn more by Clicking Here.
Round Up Sowing Up In Beer:
A 2016 study also showed in every beer tested traces of Glyphosate. Large brands such as Anhiser Bush and others began releasing organic beers soon after the news broke. In mutiple test since 2016 Glyphosate has show up in almost every beer tested.